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Parliamentary Speeches

Taylors / Kings Roads, St Albans | Members Statement

Ms SULEYMAN — On another matter, I am pleased to inform the house that the dangerous and congested roundabout at the Kings–Taylors roads intersection in St Albans has now been removed. Together with my colleagues the Minister for Aboriginal Affairs and the Minister for Consumer Affairs, Gaming and..

St Albans Lunar New Year Festival | Members Statement

Ms SULEYMAN (St Albans) (10:05:13) — The Year of the Dog started with a bang in St Albans, with a fantastic celebration as part of the Lunar New Year festivities, beginning with the annual St Albans Lunar New Year festival, attracting over 20 000 people in St Albans. I would like to thank..

Ballarat Road, Albion, Traffic Lights | Adjournment

Ms SULEYMAN (St Albans) (17:10:50) — (13 966) My adjournment matter is for the Minister for Roads and Road Safety. The action I seek is that the minister give serious consideration to providing funding for the installation of traffic lights at Perth Avenue, Chatsworth Avenue and Hulett Street along..

Andrzej Korab | Members Statement

Ms SULEYMAN (St Albans) (09:54:20) — It is with a heavy heart that I rise today to speak about a great man who contributed so much, not only in the Polish community, but also in the wider Victorian community — Mr Andrzej, or Andrew, Korab. Andrew Korab, who passed..

St Albans Electorate | Members Statement

Ms SULEYMAN (St Albans) (10:07:11) — The festive season has begun, and what a fantastic year it has been for St Albans. The removal of the deadly level crossings at Main Road and Ginifer has been a fantastic outcome for the local residents. We have begun the construction of..

Joan Kirner Women’s and Children’s Hospital | Members Statement

Ms SULEYMAN — On another matter, I recently attended a fundraiser at Errington community centre for the Western Health Foundation and Joan Kirner Women’s and Children’s Hospital. The event raised funds towards the new hospital. I thank local Paul Spiteri from the Girna community group. The Maltese..

St Albans Lunar New Year Festival | Members Statement

Ms SULEYMAN — On a final note, I congratulate the St Albans Business Association. Again in 2018 the St Albans Lunar New Year Festival will be held in January. This event attracts over 20 000 people from across Melbourne to Alfrieda Street in St Albans — The ACTING SPEAKER (Mr Edbrooke) — The time for..

Primary Industries Legislation Amendment Bill 2017 | Second Reading

Ms SULEYMAN (St Albans) (18:45:28) — I rise today to speak on the Primary Industries Legislation Amendment Bill 2017 and echo the sentiments that have already been made on this side of the house. The Primary Industries Legislation Amendment Bill 2017 amends 11 acts and repeals another. Many of..

Health and Child Wellbeing Legislation Amendment Bill 2017 | Second Reading

Ms SULEYMAN (St Albans) (14:16:51) — I rise to speak on the Health and Child Wellbeing Legislation Amendment Bill 2017. The bill ensures that Victoria’s child immunisation laws are absolutely up to scratch and that they protect every child in Victoria. This will make it harder for dodgy..

Christian Dejanovic | Members Statement

Ms SULEYMAN (St Albans) (14:20:08) — Earlier this month the late Christian Dejanovic received an Australian bravery award from the Governor of Victoria, ensuring that his legacy lives on. Christian tragically lost his life at the now removed level crossing at St Albans station while attempting to save the..

Western Health Singers | Members Statement

Ms SULEYMAN — On another matter, I would like to also thank the Western Health Singers choir that recently helped welcome the festive season with the Merry & Bright concert at the Deakin Edge theatre at Federation Square, conducted by local Dr Jonathon Welch, AM. The singers choir..

Melbourne Airport Rail Link | Members Statement

Ms SULEYMAN — I would like to thank Premier Andrews and the Labor government for recently announcing the planning works for the new airport rail link, with a major transport hub for Sunshine in my electorate. This is exciting news for my electorate. This would see Sunshine..

Brimbank Bicycle Education Centre | Adjournment

Ms SULEYMAN (St Albans) (19:10:45) — (13 707) My adjournment matter is for the Minister for Public Transport, and the action I seek is that the minister provide an urgent update relating to the current request from the Brimbank Bicycle Education Centre (BBEC) to be granted access to a..

Jackson School | Members Statement

Ms SULEYMAN (St Albans) (15:59:48) — Recently my office welcomed Alexandra from Jackson School on work experience. It is so important that young kids have the opportunity of undertaking workplace experience. I thank Alexandra and wish her the very best. Jackson School would also like to pass on..

Sunshine Hospital | Members Statement

Ms SULEYMAN — I would also like to thank all the maternity staff at Sunshine Hospital. Last month a record number of births were welcomed. The hospital delivered over 530 new babies, which is 111 more than at the same time last year. This is why the new..

St Albans Mural | Members Statement

Ms SULEYMAN — A big shout-out to St Albans Primary School for their fantastic contribution to the mural at the Ruth Street overpass in St Albans. With local artist Sebastian Fransz spreading his magic touch and artistic flare, we are seeing more and more of his fantastic murals across..

Western Roads Upgrade | Members Statement

Ms SULEYMAN — A big thanks also to the Premier, who today was at Victoria University in Sunshine to announce the western roads upgrade and jobs project. This announcement shows our government is committed to the west, with upgrades of our roads to ease congestion and importantly..